Alamo Rent A Car wins major contract with Etihad Airways

Alamo Rent A Car has signed a new 2 year deal with Etihad Airways, recently named the Middle East's leading airline. Under the new agreement, members of the airline's Etihad Guest Programme will be offered unique mileage rewards when they take car rental with Alamo.

Etihad Guest is the award winning loyalty programme for the airline and the new agreement sees benefits for both the leisure and business traveller. Alamo customers, who are Etihad Guest members, can collect mileage rewards based on the frequency they travel, with as many as 750 miles available to be earned with each qualifying rental.

Based in Abu Dhabi, Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, currently flies to over 40 destinations in the Middle East, Asia, Africa, Europe, Australia and North America. It has set new standards of hospitality and has recently been voted the World's Leading New Airline' and it is this focus on customer service that made it such an ideal partner for Alamo.

–As a company focused on the needs of the leisure traveller, providing a hassle-free car rental service to complement our customer's whole air travel journey is highly important to us, confirmed Phil Eaton, Vice President International Sales and Marketing EMEA for Alamo Rent A Car. –We are constantly looking at ways to enhance the rental experience for our customers and believe the partnership with Etihad Airways demonstrates this commitment. –